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Elephants Wordsearch Starter Activity Animals Nature Homework Cover Lesson Plenary

Elephants Wordsearch Starter Activity Animals Nature Homework Cover Lesson Plenary

Wordsearch on the theme of 'Elephants'. Powerpoint so can be used on the board or printed as a worksheet. Includes space for students to explain the keywords and suggested extension activities. Can take 10 minutes or an hour, depending on which activities the students complete. Ideal for the start of a lesson, a quick filler, a homework, part of a cover lesson or as a plenary on the board with a whiteboard pen. The idea behind these is to get students to become more literate and think independently about the words that could be used to describe the topic being taught. Often the students will pick up on things that you would not normally expect!

By mikedean

Growing up in the Circus

Growing up in the Circus

An IDL project on the circus. This lesson focuses on what it would be like growing up in the circus. A comparison study between a child in the classes life to that of a child in the circus. Learning Intention: To understand what it may be like growing up in the circus. To discuss and identify advantages and disadvantages to growing up in the circus. Success Criteria: -As I listen and watch, I can take note of key facts. -I can share my ideas and opinions. -I can list some advantages and disadvantages. -I can work well in a social group and independently. Looks at background, families, the job, education, advantages and disadvantages. A little clip from the infamous scene in dumbo to give children a little context. Follow up activity created on publisher, asks children to give 2 examples of advantages/disadvantages and using the BAR key from Ryan's thinking keys to enhance creative thinking.

By RachelMcCorkell

Animals in the Circus

Animals in the Circus

Learning Intention: To understand what life is like for animals in the circus. To discuss human and animal rights, and share our opinion about animals being used in the circus. A IDL topic focusing on the circus. This lesson looks at the use of animals in the circus, video clips, pictures, stories of animals, animals rights looking at this compared to UNCRC. What can we do to help? Follow up written task on word document. This was originally created on comic life so is simply a picture copy on word.

By RachelMcCorkell

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Back to School Bulletin Board - Circus Theme

Back to School Bulletin Board - Circus Theme

This resource is a Back to School bulletin board set with a Circus theme. The set includes the words “Joining the _ Grade Big Top”. Each word is on its own page with a border that can be cut down to fit your board. I have included cards for each grade Kindergarten to 5th Grade. Also included are monkeys, clowns, lions, elephants, tickets and stars for student names. These pictures have blank spaces for the names. One special character, just a bit larger, is included for the teacher’s name. Just print what you need, write student names, laminate and cut.

By sboone86

Famous Gypsies and Travellers

Famous Gypsies and Travellers

This is an assembly to: 1) Introduce children to the different groups of Gypsies and Travellers 2) Explain a little about the history of Gypsies and Travellers 2) Introduce children to famous Gypsies and Travellers - from footballers, artists to X-Factor contestants. This can be used in June as part of Gypsy Roma Traveller History Month to build understanding and respect, or generally as part of school's equalities and British values work.

By maxine38

2 stars and a wish sticker

2 stars and a wish sticker

Here is a sticker I use in class when wanting the children to take part in peer assessment. I print it out onto stickers and stick it in the children the book. The rest is self explanatory... the children swap books with a partner and give their friends two stars and a wish based on the piece of work they have produced.

By AlyssaMashford

April Fool's Day Surprises Two-Page Activity Set and Word Search

April Fool's Day Surprises Two-Page Activity Set and Word Search

Kids will enjoy learning about April Fool's Day, jesters, different synonyms for the word 'jokes,' and the history of the holiday with this Two-Page Activity Set! This product also includes a separate Word Search Puzzle that reinforces the vocabulary that appears throughout the Two-Page Activity Set. Keywords: April Fool's Day| April Fool | tricks | pranks | jester | April Fools Day History | jokes | poisson d'Avril | vocabulary

By PuzzleFun

Sports Week Bundle

Sports Week Bundle

Sports Relief Week PowerPoints and different teaching activities on how to keep healthy and fit. There are some worksheets to complete, lots of pictures to talk about and even an ESL teaching unit on Sport and the human body.

By peterfogarty

Animal and Pets Bundle

Animal and Pets Bundle

A bundle of pictures relating to pets and animals which were put together for my students. Please leave me a review and I will send you any other resource of your choice for free (contact me: office@oceansproject.com). Check out my other resources at my shop: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/sarah277 Let me know if you have any resource requests and I will tailor make a resource for you.

By sarah277

Monkeys : Animals: Photo Collection (Part One)

Monkeys : Animals: Photo Collection (Part One)

A small collection of photos from my own encounters with monkeys, and animals. Please note that some of these were taken with slide film before the arrival of digital cameras. This collection will be added to over time. For use with animal, ecology, evolution, climate, or habitat topics. To follow my world first solo row around the coast of Britain and daily life as an explorer: * Free educational videos: YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/sarahrowssolo or Amazon Video: http://amzn.to/2jno3v8 * Free virtual field trips: Skype in the Classroom: https://education.microsoft.com/vikingquest * Paid school speaker bookings: http://www.schoolspeakers.co.uk/speaker-listings/sarah-weldon

By sarah277

Animals and Pets Bundle

Animals and Pets Bundle

A collection of animal themed resources that I have created for my students as part of our modules on pets, animals, habitats, and species classification. Please leave me a review and I will send you any other resource of your choice for free (contact me: office@oceansproject.com). Check out my other resources at my shop: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/sarah277 Let me know if you have any resource requests and I will tailor make a resource for you.

By sarah277

Elephant: Animals

Elephant: Animals

A colouring activity to help students learn about animals and pets. Ideal for primary school students, and students learning English as a foreign language. Please leave me a review and I will send you any other resource of your choice for free (contact me: office@oceansproject.com). Check out my other resources at my shop: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/sarah277 Let me know if you have any resource requests and I will tailor make a resource for you.

By sarah277